Oppressive Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

An oppressive and dangerous heat wave continues across a large section of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the central and southern Plains to the Southeast. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in multiple spots, in Montana, parts of the Midwest and from the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Cedar Rapids Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.88°NLon: 91.72°WElev: 840ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Rapids IA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Rapids IA
 41.95°N 91.66°W (Elev. 761 ft)
4:02 am CDT Jul 7, 2022
4am CDT Jul 7, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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